• Petrol, diesel prices slashed by Rs 2
Petrol, diesel prices slashed by Rs 2.
16 Jul, 2015. \\ Business.

Petrol and diesel prices were slashed by Rs 2 per litre on Wednesday, following a sharp fall in global oil prices.Earlier, petrol and diesel prices were increased in Delhi after the state government d...

  • Assam, Bengal and Bihar rivers may be linked
Assam, Bengal and Bihar rivers may be linked.
14 Jul, 2015. \\ Business.

The Centre has announced that it will take up the task of connecting Manas-Sankosh-Teesta-Ganga in Assam, West Bengal and Bihar. The three states will soon be approached for their consent.This project......

  • ONGC operation in Assam suspended after AASU bandh
ONGC operation in Assam suspended after AASU bandh.
13 Jul, 2015. \\ Business.

All operations of ONGC in Assam came to a grinding halt following a bandh enforced by All Assam Students Union (AASU) for 100 hours from 5am on Monday.The bandh has been called by Sivasagar district u...

  • E-commerce companies demand more ease of doing business
E-commerce companies demand more ease of doing business.
11 Jul, 2015. \\ Business.

Even as the government on Friday grappled with issues including defining what constitutes wholesale and retail trade in the context of permitting foreign investment in business-to-consumer (B2C) e-tai......

  • 22 lakh jobless youth in Assam: Report
22 lakh jobless youth in Assam: Report.
10 Jul, 2015. \\ Business.

Poor infrastructure, limited connectivity and stringent policy measures are a few reasons for which Assam has failed to attract industries despite having 22 lakh jobless youth, industry body Assocham ...

  • BSNL to set up mobile towers in all border outposts in Assam by 2017
BSNL to set up mobile towers in all border outposts in Assam by 2017.
8 Jul, 2015. \\ Business.

Public sector undertaking BSNL said it will set up mobile towers in all border outposts in Assam by 2017, helping consumers with better connectivity.So far, we were not allowed to set up towers in bo......

  • Three units of Assam gas cracker project commissioned
Three units of Assam gas cracker project commissioned.
5 Jul, 2015. \\ Business.

Thirty years after it was incorporated in the Assam Accord and eight years after former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh laid its foundation stone, the Brahmaputra Cracker and Polymer Limited (BCPL), als...

  • Nestle Maggi found safe to eat in Canada
Nestle Maggi found safe to eat in Canada.
4 Jul, 2015. \\ Business.

Although Nestle Maggi is being discarded as hazardous by the Indian food testing department, the noodle has passed the food safety test in Canada and with this, it is ensured that the India made noodl......